Office Location: LA 318
Office Telephone: (406) 243-5301
Assistant Professor of Japanese
Tuesday and Thursday, 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Field of Study
19th and 20th century Japanese literature, especially Sino-Japanese poetry (kanshi) and haiku; print and electronic media, poetry as political discourse, modes of literary education and pedagogy; 19th century Sino-Japanese relations.
JPNS 101 Elementary Japanese I (Fall 2013)
JPNS 391 Special Topics: Postwar Japanese Manga, Fiction and Film (Fall 2013)
JPNS 411 Modern Japanese Writers and Thinkers (Fall 2013)
JPNS 102 Elementary Japanese II (Spring 2013)
Ph.D., Modern Japanese Literature, Columbia University (2012)
M.A., Modern Japanese Literature, Waseda University (2009)
M.A., Modern Japanese Literature, Columbia University (2007)
M.A., Oriental Studies (Japanese), Wadham College, Oxford University (B.A. 2002, M.A. conferred 2007)
“Telling the Cuckoo Not to Sing: Masaoka Shiki, Censorship, and Haiku as Public Discourse” in Tomi Suzuki, Hirokazu Toeda, Hikari Hori, Kazushige Munakata, eds., Censorship, Media and Literary Culture in Japan: From Edo to Postwar (Tokyo: Shin’yôsha, 2012)
Co-ordinator for International Relations, Shiogama City, Miyagi Prefecture (2003-2005)